(recasts leads, add details on new ethylene oxide and ethoxylates expansion project and polyols expansion project)
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Shell’s plan to expand its high-purity ethylene oxide and ethoxylates production capacity in Singapore is current progressing as planned following the completion of a debottlenecking project at its cracker on Bukom Island, a company spokesperson said on Thursday.
The energy major is building a high-purity ethylene oxide (HPEO) purification column with an initial capacity of 140,000 tonne/year and two world-scale ethoxylation units with a combined capacity of 140,000 tonnes/year on Jurong Island in Singapore.more >>
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